the lotos rose, quietly, quietly…

the lotos rose, quietly, quietly

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oil on canvas 90 x 130 cms

“Rough standing stones, a stream meandering, delight without end”.

14th Century haiku.

“For more than a thousand years the Japanese garden has been a haven of tranquillity and a preserve of natural beauty, a vehicle for
contemplating life and a well spring of artistic inspiration.”

Dream Window; Reflections on the Japanese Garden.

the lotos rose, quietly, quietly

lovers on a veranda with shamisen…

the leaves were full of children…

lovers on a veranda with shamisen…

the leaves were full of children…